Re: Yet Another I-Dotting Proposal

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Thu Aug 14 1997 - 09:22:50 EDT

Ar 22:08 -0700 1997-08-07, scríobh Asmus Freytag:
>Rendering Turkish correctly in Caps and small caps can be achieved without
>the introduction of additional characters; as the reference to font styles
>makes clear, this is not a plain text problem, so the full arsenal of rich
>text is available to solve it.

It would be ever so convenient to add the missing i's. Then operations such
as ligaturing (fi ligatures are proscribed from Turkish for obvious
reasons) could be achieved globally vis à vis the _script_ without
language-tagging and so on.

Michael Everson, Everson Gunn Teoranta
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